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This Pioneer® Seeds Corn Growers Guide aims to provide the essential information any farmer needs to know to be a successful corn grower, including those new to corn as a crop. The guide includes:

  • Introduction 
  • Strike Trials - Developing Better Hybrids For You
  • What Is A Profitable Crop
  • History Of The Corn Plant
  • The Corn Plant
  • How The Corn Plant Grows
  • Nutrient Requirements Of Corn
    • The soil - our bank balance
    • Nitrogen (N)
    • Phosphorous (P)
    • Potassium (K)
    • Secondary and micronutrients
    • Manure
    • Use of manure
  • Water Management Of Corn
    • Weed control
    • Fertiliser
    • Plant population
    • Hybrids
  • Weed Control In Corn Crops
  • Insect Pests Of Corn
  • Choosing A Corn Hybrid
    • Market requirements
    • Maturity
    • Tolerance to heat and moisture stress
    • Disease and insect resistance
    • Multiple cobbing
    • Husk cover
    • Tillering
    • Corn Populations and Plantability 
    • Grain Harvest
    • Corn For Silage
    • Summary

With Territory Sales Managers and Farm Services Consultants right across the country, who know local conditions and what works in your region, we are with you every step of the way. Click here to request a call from your local representative.

Download our corn growers guide to learn how to enhance the success of your corn crop.